Our 10 Favorite Spots for a Summer Splash
Lake Red Rock, Iowa
Families appreciate the broad beach and roped-off swimming area at White Breast Recreation Area along Iowa's largest reservoir near Knoxville (55 miles southeast of Des Moines). Neighboring North Overlook Beach (left) is great for a boat ride at sunset.
(A version of this story appeared in Midwest Living® July/August 2007.)